Alex T. Smith - Claude on the Slopes - Hachette Children's Group

Claude on the Slopes

By Alex T. Smith

  • Paperback
  • £5.99

From the World Book Day Illustrator 2014, comes another wonderfully funny tale about the bestselling beret clad hero.

In this latest adventure, on a winter's day, Claude goes from throwing snowballs and making snowmen to causing an all-out avalanche!

Claude was selected for the Waterstone's Children's Book Prize and the Richard and Judy Book Club. Alex T. Smith is the World Book Day Illustrator 2014.

Praise for Claude:
'...illustrated with humour and elegance...' - The Times
'With quirky illustrations and plenty of humour...' - Metro

Follow the author at http://alextsmith.blogspot.co.uk and http://twitter.com/Alex_T_Smith

Biographical Notes

Author-illustrator Alex T. Smith is the award-winning creator of the bestselling Claude series, which is published in 16 languages worldwide, and begins airing as a TV show on Disney Junior in 2018. Alex's newest series, Mr Penguin, launched in 2017, to widespread praise. Alex's quirky, witty writing and illustrations are instantly recognisable, critically-acclaimed and as popular with adults as children. Alex is also widely-praised for his work illustrating children's classics: he won Children's Book of the World Illustration Award 2016 for his illustrations in a new edition of Dodie Smith's The Hundred and One Dalmatians; he has created new art for books by Enid Blyton, Eva Ibbotson and Richmal Crompton. Alex has collaborated with Watership Down author Richard Adams on his last book, Egg Box Dragon, as well as David Almond, and Juno Dawson. Alex has won the UKLA Picture Book Award and the Sainsbury's Children's Book Award, and been shortlisted for the Waterstones Children's Book Award. He was the official World Book Day illustrator in 2014.

  • Other details

  • ISBN: 9781444909302
  • Publication date: 02 Oct 2014
  • Page count: 96
  • Imprint: Hodder Children's Books
An enjoyable story with endearing illustrations. — The Independent on Sunday
A humorous treat. — Ham & High
Claude is the lovable hero of Alex T Smith's captivating series about a small plump dog who wears a bright red jumper and matching beret.
Irresistibly camp and comical... stylish cartoons on every page.
The beret-clad hero is back for another terrifically funny tale.
Stunning.
Hilarious... fantastic illustrations... a delight from start to finish.
An enjoyable story with endearing illustrations.
A humorous treat.
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